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Buckingham Palace is a huge tourist attraction, as is the British monarchy. (Photo courtesy Dimitris Vetsikas/Pixabay)

Editorial: We need a relevant monarchy

If the British monarchy is to continue, it needs to be dragged into the 21st Century

  • Sep 17, 2022
Buckingham Palace is a huge tourist attraction, as is the British monarchy. (Photo courtesy Dimitris Vetsikas/Pixabay)
The Thunder scored a combined 31 goals in games one and two (which featured an additional 15:41 of overtime) but since then, the team has found the back of the net 23 in three consecutive losses. (Photo courtesy of Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)

Langley Thunder on the brink of elimination

Peterborough wins game 5; takes 3-2 series lead over langley in Mann Cup

  • Sep 16, 2022
The Thunder scored a combined 31 goals in games one and two (which featured an additional 15:41 of overtime) but since then, the team has found the back of the net 23 in three consecutive losses. (Photo courtesy of Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)
Email letters to editor@theprogress.com.

LETTER: Trustee looking to ban books obviously hasn’t read them

‘Along with Trustee Willow Reichelt I’m “promoting” well-written books containing sexual content in schools’

  • Sep 16, 2022
Email letters to editor@theprogress.com.
A red dress on a cedar branch over a creek where the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project (TMX) work was underway near Bridal Veil Falls east of Chilliwack on Aug. 30, 2022. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)

LETTER: Where major industrial projects happen, indigenous women go missing

‘Pipelines and the oil industry have exacerbated violence against native women’ - Human Rights Law Review blog

  • Sep 16, 2022
A red dress on a cedar branch over a creek where the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project (TMX) work was underway near Bridal Veil Falls east of Chilliwack on Aug. 30, 2022. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)

Dieter & Elfi Heckert

After 55 years of marriage, Elfi Heckert, 73, and Dieter Heckert, 76,…

  • Sep 15, 2022

Martin Craig Fraser

May 22, 1959 - September 15, 2022Martin passed away on September 15th…

  • Sep 15, 2022
Heather nightingale - Lia Crowe photograph

Life style etc

Heather Nightingale, makeup artist & educator

  • Sep 14, 2022
Heather nightingale - Lia Crowe photograph

James (Jim) Thompson

September 14, 2022Jim was born in Victoria, lived in Campbell River before…

  • Sep 14, 2022

Lenora ‘Peggy’ Ivadell Seanor

September 14, 2022Our beautiful mom, grandma and great grandma sadly passed away…

  • Sep 14, 2022
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  • Sep 13, 2022
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Lakers outscored Langley Thunder 5-1 in the middle stanza and never looked back, picking up the 12-6 win in game three on Monday night at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. Thunder lead the Mann Cup series 2-0. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)

Ontario’s Lakers cut B.C. Thunder lead in Mann Cup

‘We just didn’t have the footwork, the attacking the net’

  • Sep 13, 2022
Lakers outscored Langley Thunder 5-1 in the middle stanza and never looked back, picking up the 12-6 win in game three on Monday night at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. Thunder lead the Mann Cup series 2-0. (Gary Ahuja/Langley Thunder)
Ministry of Environment photo showing a Coast Mountain Cedar Products’ sump that was collecting contaminated rainwater before pumping it towards the Fraser River.

Three Mission sawmills fail environmental inspections over summer

Trio of mills on Nelson Street along Fraser River found operating without waste-discharge permits

  • Sep 13, 2022
Ministry of Environment photo showing a Coast Mountain Cedar Products’ sump that was collecting contaminated rainwater before pumping it towards the Fraser River.

Verna Louise Walters (nee Patrick)

December 16, 1932 - September 13, 2022Verna, born Dec. 16th, 1932 sadly…

  • Sep 13, 2022
All Outback models get the 260-horsepower turbocharged 2.4-litre four-cylinder engine and continuously variable transmission. PHOTO: SUBARU

2022 Outback Wilderness: Tricked-out Subaru takes direct aim at growing outdoorsy market

There likely isn’t an automaker that’s better positioned than Subaru to confront…

  • Sep 12, 2022
All Outback models get the 260-horsepower turbocharged 2.4-litre four-cylinder engine and continuously variable transmission. PHOTO: SUBARU
Ancient Forest Alliance campaigner and photographer TJ Watt stands next to a giant Sitka spruce in the Mossome Grove near Port Renfrew. (TJ Watt photo)

B.C. failing to meet promised benchmarks to transform old-growth logging

Province promised to follow through on 14 recommendations 2 years ago

  • Sep 12, 2022
Ancient Forest Alliance campaigner and photographer TJ Watt stands next to a giant Sitka spruce in the Mossome Grove near Port Renfrew. (TJ Watt photo)
Water flows along the All-American Canal Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022, near Winterhaven, Calif. In November 1922, seven land-owning white men brokered a deal to allocate water from the Colorado River, which winds through the West and ends in Mexico. During the past two decades, pressure has intensified on the river as the driest 22-year stretch in the past 1,200 years has gripped the southwestern U.S. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

100 years after compact, Colorado River nearing crisis point

‘The law of the river is not suited to what the river has become’

  • Sep 12, 2022
Water flows along the All-American Canal Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022, near Winterhaven, Calif. In November 1922, seven land-owning white men brokered a deal to allocate water from the Colorado River, which winds through the West and ends in Mexico. During the past two decades, pressure has intensified on the river as the driest 22-year stretch in the past 1,200 years has gripped the southwestern U.S. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Kristy Gabelhouse won 2021’s #FallGoByBikeWeek Grand Prize, an Exodus Travels Cycling Adventure for two in France! Participate in 2022's GoByBike Week Oct. 3 - 16 for a chance to win an Exodus Travels self-guided cycling adventure for two in Italy.

Go by bike or bicicletta! Save on gas and enter to win a cycling trip in Italy

Nanaimo’s Kristy Gabelhouse participated in Spring GoByBike Week from France — you could be next!

  • Sep 12, 2022
Kristy Gabelhouse won 2021’s #FallGoByBikeWeek Grand Prize, an Exodus Travels Cycling Adventure for two in France! Participate in 2022's GoByBike Week Oct. 3 - 16 for a chance to win an Exodus Travels self-guided cycling adventure for two in Italy.
The staff at the Cedarbrook Discovery Centre are experienced real estate professionals who have been closely following changes in the industry and are eager to share their knowledge.

One-stop-shop answers Chilliwack home buyers’ questions in uncertain times

At Cedarbrook Discovery Centre, real estate pros help explain current market, and your options

  • Sep 12, 2022
The staff at the Cedarbrook Discovery Centre are experienced real estate professionals who have been closely following changes in the industry and are eager to share their knowledge.
Participants in the 2019 55+ BC Games. This year, the 2022 Games will play out in Greater Victoria from Sept. 13 to 17. (Photo courtesy of 55+ BC Games)

55+ BC Games playing out in Greater Victoria for the first time

Free games will run across the Capital Region from Sept. 13-17

  • Sep 12, 2022
Participants in the 2019 55+ BC Games. This year, the 2022 Games will play out in Greater Victoria from Sept. 13 to 17. (Photo courtesy of 55+ BC Games)
General voting day for B.C. municipal elections is Oct. 15, 2022. (File photo/Capital News)

LETTER: Two Chilliwack residents explain why you should vote in the 2022 municipal election

‘We encourage everyone to vote in the upcoming election, Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022’

  • Sep 12, 2022
General voting day for B.C. municipal elections is Oct. 15, 2022. (File photo/Capital News)
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